Insider's Guide Oct. 17-23: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Insider's Guide Oct. 17-23: Things To Do In Fort Lauderdale

Here's what should be on your radar.

Oct. 17-23
Explore These 14 Lavish Fort Lauderdale Residences And Skyrises
Your guide to luxury high-rise living.

Oct. 17-20
Operation: Candy Corn Costume Drive
Times vary; Xtreme Action Park, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 17
Pasta Day
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Boathouse at the Riverside, Fort Lauderdale; $23

National Pasta Day
5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Sette Bello Ristorante, Fort Lauderdale; prices vary

Art Battle Fort Lauderdale
7 p.m. to 11 p.m.; C&I Studios, Fort Lauderdale; $15-$20

Oct. 18
Taste of Harbor Beach
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale; $65-$500

In the October Charity Navigator Issue, new high-rise developments shape Fort Lauderdale's skyline; the annual charity guide helps readers plan their social calendar; the Aqualillies strut outside of water; a writer recalls her childhood days visiting her grandparent's home at Mar-a-Lago; and more.

or view digital edition

Dueling Pianos
8 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Township FTL, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 19, 20
32nd Annual Las Olas Art Fair
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 620 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; free

8th Annual Pompano Beach Brazilian Festival
Oct. 19: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Oct. 20: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Pompano Community Park, Pompano Beach; $5 donation

8th Annual Golden Festival and Screening of Chasing Coral
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; The Boynton Beach Art District, Boynton Beach; free

Oct. 19
Family Halloween & Safety Festival
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Volunteer Park, Plantation; $5

Sistrunk Black Market
Noon to 5 p.m.; Old Dillard Museum, Fort Lauderdale; free

Fall Fest
3 p.m. to 6 p.m.; Mills Pond Park, Fort Lauderdale; free

Craft Beer Cellar Grand Opening Party
5 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Craft Beer Cellar, Fort Lauderdale; free

Meteor Shower Party
7 p.m. to midnight; Beach House Pompano, Pompano Beach; free

Oct. 20, 27
Steel Drum Sundays Poolside
Noon to 3 p.m.; Bahia Mar, Fort Lauderdale Beach; free

Oct. 20
Doc Reno’s 4th Annual Bacon, Beer & BBQ
Non to 5 p.m.; America’s Backyard, Fort Lauderdale; free-$5

Sip, Shop, and Adopt
Noon to 4 p.m.; Circle House Coffee, Fort Lauderdale; $5

Oct. 21
Community Conversation with the Consul General of Mexico
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.; History Fort Lauderdale; Fort Lauderdale; $10 donation

Paint, Wine & Dine
6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Gatsby’s Joint, Fort Lauderdale; price varies, call 954-608-3900 to register

Cocktail Competition
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Stache Drinking Den + Coffee Bar, Fort Lauderdale; free

Oct. 22
Hero Flight Night
5:30 p.m.; Flight 19, Fort Lauderdale; $100

X Ambassadors
6:30 p.m.; Revolution Live, Fort Lauderdale; $27.28

Oct. 23
Staglin Wine Dinner
6 p.m.; DUNE, Fort Lauderdale; $150

Rooftop Movie Night
8 p.m.; Rooftop, Fort Lauderdale; free


More Gold Coast magazine features

South Florida Spa Treatments Worth Splurging On
Discover South Florida’s revolutionary spa treatments.
Indulge In Authentic Italian Fare At Talento Las Olas
Executive chef Luigi Criscuolo brings time-honored family recipes.
Facebook Facebook
Twitter Twitter
Instagram Instagram
Pinterest Pinterest
About Us: For 50 years, Gulfstream Media Group has led South Florida's magazine industry. Under the name of its flagship publication, Gold Coast magazine, Gulfstream Media Group produces five lifestyle magazines and an online design brand, covering communities from Fort Lauderdale to Stuart. Find us online at
Need help? Have feedback? Feel free to contact us.